As Derek Jeter winds down his stellar career with a mediocre at best final season, he’s managed to find one last burst of youthful ability. Coming into today’s game, he had fashioned a seven-game hitting streak. That streak ended with an 0-for-4 in the Yankees’ 9-5 loss to Baltimore. If Jeter had managed to keep … Read moreConsecutive Game Hitting Streak to End One’s Career
Coming into Friday night’s action there had at least 237 cycles in major league history, and there have been at least 510 instances of a batter hitting at least three homers in a game. It takes a pretty unique skill set to accomplish both in a career. Here are the players to have done so: … Read moreHomering and Cycling … the new Biathlon?